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Tatum Buckles

Avoid Being the Idiot on Your Next Hike

I had been invited to go on a hike up Mt. Timpanogos in Utah Valley, and I happily agreed. I liked to do the hikes surrounding my home, and throughout other random parts of Utah. I was excited by the thought of hiking a new place instead of returning to one of my regulars. I quickly realized after our arrival at the base of the mountain that this would not be like the “hikes” I was accustomed to.

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Tasia Whicker

Making My Adventures Last

“Wow that photo is incredible!” Jessica commented, as we scrolled through some old pictures on my phone. “Where was that taken? It looks like such

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Eric Isaacson

Why Walmart Bikes Are Bad and What to Do About It

Walmart’s objective is to offer affordable bikes. I believe that noble objective to be the biggest reason why people stop riding bikes. People buy affordable Walmart bikes but they never work well and quickly break down leaving them with what should be a good bike, but which they have no interest in riding. Is it possible to buy a good Walmart bike?

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Hannah Anderson

5 Camping Essentials for Your Next Trip

Summer camping is almost here! In the summer, I could spend every weekend next to a campfire with a s’more in one hand and a lemonade in the other. Camping is one of the best summer activities, but it helps to know what to include on your packing list besides your tent and sleeping bag. Here’s a list of some gear and other necessities I typically find myself needing when I camp.

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Hannah Anderson

5 Reasons Not to Canoe, Love the River, or Have Fun

Drifting on top of calm, glassy water while listening to the sounds of nature is overrated. Being in a canoe and feeling the sense of awe and wonder while you gently paddle down a river will bring you too much peace and contentment that you probably won’t enjoy it.

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Hannah Anderson

10 Best Hiking Snacks for Kids

Snacks can be a good motivator for kids while they hike, and good resources of energy to keep them going. Here are ten hiking snacks your kids will love.

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Eric Isaacson

How to Buy a Used Mountain Bike

There’s no question that the best value mountain bike you’re going to find is going to be used. It can be a challenge to know what’s good value and what’s just garbage. Here’s a few tips.

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